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Gainey Suites Hotel
Ranked #5 of 75 Hotels in Scottsdale
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New York City, New York
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333 reviews
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“Excellent Value, great place for a family”
Reviewed April 19, 2014

There may be ritzier places in Scottsdale but for our family of five this was the perfect place away from home for five nights. The location is great, the rooms are very generous the breakfast is well done with a fair amount of variety, the staff is friendly and the property looks good. Manager's reception 7 nights a week. Pool not huge but well kept and comfortable. For what it offers the pricing seemed quite reasonable in this location.

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Reviewed April 17, 2014

Clean, comfortable, affordable. Nice size room for the price. We ended up in the handicap accessible room so while the bathroom was large, the set up was a little awkward for us. Did not like the sink outside of the bathroom. Large Kitchen. No complaints and for me to say that, that's saying a lot!

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Albuquerque, New Mexico
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Reviewed April 14, 2014

We came to Scottsdale for a week's vacation and to celebrate our 38th wedding anniversary. When I booked the room I asked for a room in a quiet location and I was told that the Gainey was a quiet hotel consisting mostly of business travelers. Oh yeah, for every business traveler there must have been 25 kids and none of them sat at the pool reading the Wall Street Journal. Instead, it was like being at a Holiday Inn at Disneyland; meaning noisy, disruptive, the whole unwelcomed enchilada. Other than that, the room was nice, small for a 1 bdrm suite though, but it was clean and in good shape. The breakfast's were very good and cocktail hour was very nice. Staff are very professional and made the stay enjoyable.

  • Stayed April 2014, traveled as a couple
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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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Reviewed April 12, 2014

Gainey suites is a family hotel. We stayed in a king suite overlooking the parking lot without a patio or balcony. It was clean and comfortable but nothing special. The pool area is nice but small and crowded. The hotel has free parking, wifi, a great breakfast, and nightly happy hour with drinks and appetizers. It's a solid value hotel but not a full service resort. If you're looking for a couples "get away" you may want to consider other options.

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Chicago, Illinois
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Reviewed April 11, 2014

This is a great hotel for families or people looking for a great value. Clean, friendly, fun place. Breakfast and evening cocktails and abundant "snacks" basically fulfill meal needs, except for lunch. Food is varied and tasty and refreshed frequently. Rooms are large and clean. Has a complete kitchen. Rooms are around a central courtyard with pool where people gather for breakfast and cocktails, creating a community feel that is very warm. Staff is accommodating and very nice, all trying to make your stay the best it can be. The manager, Rich, is constantly moving, checking in with guests, picking up things, making sure everything is good and everyone is enjoying themselves.

Room Tip: All rooms are basically around the pool. Few balconies, but not really a bad spot.
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Cincinnati, Ohio
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Reviewed April 11, 2014

We stayed at the Gainey to be near Taliesin and good hiking. We were impressed by the clean, well appointed suite with living area, fully stocked kitchen, and separate bedroom. We were on the opposite end of the building from the lobby and it was extremely quiet. Parking was convenient near a door close to the room. Free breakfast met all expectations of a complementary buffet with some regular hot items, fresh fruit, and oatmeal. The evening complimentary happy hour did not have a good spread of appetizers (very greasy food), but the venue is lovely with lit torches on the lawn and nice tables to enjoy a lovely sunset. Service was friendly and efficient.

Room Tip: Opposite end of building from lobby is very quiet
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Aurora, Illinois
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Reviewed April 10, 2014

Gainey Suites is a well maintained property in a great location. Came here for spring break with the family, and was pleased with the area and the convenience to get to hiking, golfing, shopping, etc. Our room faced the parking lot/shopping area to the west, but it was still one of the quietest hotel rooms I've ever slept in. Beds were comfortable as well. We especially found the complimentary breakfast/dinner to be good quality, and extremely convenient/cost effective! The kitchen in our room was pretty much wasted space though, since we either ate lunch out, or ordered poolside most of the time. The only negatives I had for this hotel was that the pool was too small for the amount of people staying there (hard to find a lounge if you come past 10am), and the pool was not attended to very well - there was a lot of breakfast food left on the ground as late as 2pm. Around that time, one of the managers came around and picked up dirty towels and the food left behind, but that should be done hourly, in my opinion. They also serve food/drinks at the pool, but the staff doesn't really come out to take orders very often - you have to walk up to the bar at the main building and order it. This is a high quality hotel, but if you are looking for "resort" type amenities, this is probably not the best option.

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Property: Gainey Suites Hotel
Address: 7300 East Gainey Suites Drive, Scottsdale, AZ 85258-2061
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Location: United States > Arizona > Central Arizona > Scottsdale
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Kitchenette Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Room Service Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#2 Romantic Hotel in Scottsdale
#3 Family Hotel in Scottsdale
#3 Business Hotel in Scottsdale
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Gainey Suites Hotel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 162
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Dear Guests,In the heart of all that makes Scottsdale, AZ "a world class destination" and perfectly located in the exclusive oasis-like Scottsdale neighborhood of Gainey Ranch where you can walk, run, or bike on winding paths past golf courses, parks, and greenbelts; and next door to the Shops & Restaurants at Gainey Village. And just around the corner you can work out at the Gainey Village Health Club or pamper yourself at "The Spa" (enjoy special rates for our hotel guests) The Gainey Suites Hotel is a unique, upscale boutique-style retreat that offers a more intimate, inclusive, and relaxing alternative to the hassles, higher rates and additional fees of the larger chain resorts in Scottsdale, AZ.We are pleased to announce that our $1.5 million renovation of our guest suites and public areas is complete. In our guest suites you'll find all new contemporary wood cabinetry and stainless steel kitchen appliance ensembles, living areas with custom crafted trestle style desks, desktop power and charging stations, FREE Wi-Fi, and HDTV, faux leather task chairs, sleek new cordless telephones, and distinctive porcelain desk lamps, along with granite tops on the night stands. You'll also see new carpet throughout the hotel corridors and public areas as well as elegantly re-designed function space.The stunning new Travertine stone pool deck and spa/Jacuzzi with spectacular new furniture, upper deck fire pit and poolside cabanas is now completed.Our new lobby and beautifully crafted guest services reception and Gift Shop is complete featuring an interactive Scottsdale Experience center with adventure & activities videos and the amazing e-Monscierge with a free ap you can even download that will tell you what is locally all around you...all to make your Scottsdale Experience simply FANTASTIC!Our new Terrace Patio Bar is now open! It is a classy and cozy Wine & Barista Bar inside and on the outside patio, a full-service al fresco "Santa Barbara Style" bar done in rich teak woods with a vibrant mosaic tile back wall, and colorful accent awnings that adds a wonderful new dimension to the Gainey guest experience.We so greatly appreciate your business and are very excited to share all these wonderful property enhancements with you. We are at your service!Sincerely,The Gainey Suites Hotel Family ... more   less 
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